How to Turn a Video into a Ringtone on iPhone

How to Turn a Video into a Ringtone on iPhone

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Assume you own an iPhone and are familiar with the challenges of downloading a video to your device. If not, you may want to learn about how to use screen recorder apps to get a video on your device. Making a ringtone out of a video is complex. However, this article will introduce applications like Ringtone Maker and the GarageBand app. Ultimately, you will learn how to make a video into a Ringtone on iPhone in a convenient manner.

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Learn how to turn a video into a ringtone on iPhone using Ringtones: Ringtone Maker app


Ringtones app is an excellent third-party application of its own accord. It gives you the option to download ringtones of various genres. One of the features that will help you make ringtones out of any video is the audio extractor of this application. The Audio from the Video tool makes the ringtone-making process much more accessible than ever.


Suppose you have a music video on your iPhone, and you want to make a ringtone out of it. Apple has made it difficult for users to use third-party apps to create and set custom ringtones on iPhone devices from one place. But you will learn about a workaround for this issue. The GarageBand app for iPhone works best when combined with the Ringtones: Ringtone Maker app.


The latter can transfer the process straight to the GarageBand app. It is the quickest way to set any custom ringtone on your iPhone. You will first learn how to turn a video into a ringtone on iPhone. Then you will follow the second about the process of making a video into a ringtone.


Step by step procedure on how to turn a video into a ringtone on iPhone using the Ringtones app

steps on how to make any video sound your ringtone on iPhone using Ringtones app

  • Download and install the Ringtones app from the App Store and launch the app on your iPhone.
  • You will see the “AUDIO FROM VIDEO” option; tap on it.
  • Select the video you want to use as a ringtone from the Media.
  • The Trimmer tool will initiate where you can trim the audio. You may use the slider below it to choose the audio portion for the ringtone. Or use the “FADE IN” or “FADE OUT” effect on the custom ringtone.
  • Now, you may want to give a name to your custom ringtone and tap on the Save button. You will find the newly created ringtone in the Custom section of My Tones.

    Steps on how to set a custom ringtone on iPhone by utilizing the Ringtones and GarageBand app

    steps on how to add custom ringtones to your iPhone by using the Ringtones and GarageBand app

  • Use the Ringtones: Ringtone Maker app to create a ringtone and find that custom tone in the My Tones section.
  • Now, tap on the three-dot icon beside the name of your custom ringtone.
  • On the following menu, select Install Ringtone. Then, tap on Install via GarageBand from the popup menu.
  • Now tap on the GarageBand icon to bring you to the “Recents” section of the app.
  • Find and tap on the custom ringtone and select Share.
  • In the Share Song menu, choose Ringtone.
  • Rename the custom ringtone if you have not done it before, then tap on the Export icon on the top right corner of your screen.
  • You will see Exporting as Ringtone…. Let the process finish to see the Ringtone Export Successful popup menu. Here you may tap on Use sound as… to see three options before you.
  • Finally, you may choose how you want to set your custom ringtone.

    Final words


    This article demonstrated how to turn a video into a ringtone on iPhone. Although the procedure appears to be complex, it is manageable if the appropriate applications are used.


    We have breakdown in this post how to make ringtones from videos using the third-party Ringtones app. It also demonstrated how to use the GarageBand application to set a custom ringtone on iPhone.


    If you want more information about Ringtone Maker, you may check our blog post about creating custom alarm sounds on your iPhone.

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